Weather

County,
Heat Advisory issued August 22 at 3:41AM CDT until August 23 at 8:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:41 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014
Expires: 8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SATURDAY...
THE HEAT ADVISORY IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SATURDAY.
* TEMPERATURE: HIGHS THIS AFTERNOON WILL RANGE FROM THE LOWER 90S
OVER FAR NORTHWEST MISSOURI TO THE MIDDLE TO UPPER 90S OVER THE
REST OF THE REGION. SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL SEE SIMILAR HIGH
TEMPERATURES. HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 105 DURING
THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS BOTH DAYS.
* IMPACTS: THOSE EXPOSED TO THE DANGEROUS HEAT AND HIGH HUMIDITY OVER
A PROLONGED PERIOD HAVE AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT RELATED
ILLNESSES. CARS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF
MINUTES. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN A VEHICLE...NOT
EVEN FOR A MINUTE.

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